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How should I budget for business insurance?

Your business insurance should cover all possible risks for your business. It may surprise you that as a basic calculation, the full range of business insurance, including commercial liability, commercial property insurance, employee health insurance, workers’ compensation and other insurance policies, should be budgeted at about 20 to 30 percent of expected gross sales. Smaller businesses can expect to budget …

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Baylor wins Covid business interruption jury verdict against Lloyd’s

A jury has issued a $48.5 million verdict in favor of Baylor College of Medicine in the Covid-19 business interruption coverage it filed against Lloyd’s underwriters, in the first verdict in the matter. Wednesday’s verdict, which followed a three-day trial and was not officially released as of Friday afternoon, had three components — an award of $42.8 million for business …

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How to remove oil stains from your driveway

It’s a situation that eventually annoys most homeowners: motor oil stains on the driveway. Whether it’s caused by worn seals, mishaps on the road, or clumsy maintenance, even the most meticulously maintained vehicle can end up in the dark, slimy dirt right in front of your proud home. A labor of love Given the attention and care we put into …

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Testing service companies settle federal employment discrimination charges

A testing services company has agreed to pay $77,000 to settle allegations by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs that it discriminated against Asian job applicants at its Lancaster, Pennsylvania facility. OFCCP said in a statement that a compliance review found that from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019, Eurofins discriminated against 22 Asian …

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New York sues Starbucks for firing union organizer

(Reuters) — A New York City agency that oversees workplace affairs said on Friday it has sued Starbucks Corp., alleging the coffee chain illegally fired a longtime barista and union organizer shortly after employees at his store voted to join a trade union. The Department of Consumer and Worker Protection called the case brought by Austin Locke, a Starbucks employee …

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Sherwin-Williams has the right to coverage in lead paint box

An Ohio appeals court overturned a lower court decision Thursday, ruling in a split opinion that paint maker Sherwin-Williams Co. is entitled to insurance coverage, in lawsuits filed against dozens of insurers related to lead paint damage in California homes. Cleveland-based Sherwin-Williams and two other paint manufacturers were ordered to pay more than $400 million into an abatement fund to …

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What you need to know about life insurance

How much will life insurance cost me? Policy owners pay a certain amount, known as premiums, to keep their life policies in force or active. Premiums will differ between insurance companies and they will also differ between different types of insurance and how much coverage you get. The insurance company determines the premium costs using statistics and mathematical calculations made …

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Veterans seeking earplug damages sue to block 3M Healthcare spinoff

(Reuters) — Two U.S. military veterans sued 3M Co on Thursday. to block its planned spin-off of its healthcare business, which it called an illegal attempt to avoid compensating veterans for hearing damage caused by the company’s military-issue earplugs. The veterans said in a lawsuit in federal court in Pensacola, Fla., that the spin-off was “little more than a formality” …

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